Sunday, April 13, 2008

Westminster Shorter Catechism, Ques. XXII - XXIV

XXII. Ques. How did Christ, being the Son of God, become man?

Ans. Christ, the Son of God, became man, by taking to himself a true body and a reasonable soul, being conceived by the power of the Holy Ghost, in the womb of the Virgin Mary, and born of her, yet without sin.

XXIII. Ques. What offices doth Christ execute as our Redeemer?

Ans. Christ, as our Redeemer, executeth the offices of a prophet, of a priest, and of a king, both in his estate of humiliation and exaltation.

XXIV. Ques. How doth Christ execute the office of a prophet?

Ans. Christ executeth the office of a prophet, in revealing to us, by his word and Spirit, the will of God for our salvation.

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